Stephanie N. Greaves, P.A.
Stephanie N. Greaves was born in Santa Maria, California and was raised and grew up in an Air Force family. Growing up in a military family provided Ms. Greaves with the realistic knowledge of what military families face every day, and gives Ms. Greaves the insight needed to handle military divorces and other military marital and family law issues. Ms. Greaves is proud to offer discounted consultation and retainer rates for active duty, retired military and to their dependents, and first responders and to their dependents.
Ms. Greaves attended Florida State University earning a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and English, and a Minor in Spanish. Ms. Greaves graduated from Florida State University in 2011 with Magna Cum Laude honors.
Ms. Greaves attended Florida State University College of Law, receiving a full academic scholarship due to her academics and high credentials. She focused her studies on the areas of marital and family law and juvenile law, working and interning with private law firms in the local area. Ms. Greaves became a Florida Supreme Court Certified Legal Intern where she handled and litigated numerous marital and family law cases at the college's Public Interest Law Center. She also served as a Certified Legal Intern within the juvenile division at the State Attorney's Office, Second Judicial Circuit, handling and regularly litigating numerous juvenile delinquency cases. Ms. Greaves worked with the Tallahassee Bar Association Legal Aid Foundation, where she became the Director of the Family Law Pro Se Program, providing marital and family law legal services to those unable to afford legal services. In addition, Ms. Greaves interned with an Okaloosa County, Florida, Circuit Judge, and other local family law firms in Okaloosa County, Florida, further expanding and enhancing her knowledge and experience in marital and family law and dependency matters. In 2014, Ms. Greaves was awarded a Distinguished Pro Bono Service Award from the Florida State University College of Law, wherein she was recognized for her strong commitment to providing pro bono services to those unable to afford legal services.
In 2014, Ms. Greaves moved to Niceville, Florida where she now calls home. In her free time, she enjoys going to the beach, snorkeling, and traveling with her loved ones.
In 2014, Ms. Greaves was employed with a local Board Certified Marital and Family Law attorney as an Associate Attorney, practicing exclusively in the area of Marital and Family Law. In 2019, Ms. Greaves went out as a solo practitioner, opening Stephanie N. Greaves, P.A., wherein she continues to provide exceptional, timely, and ethical services for her clients and their marital and family law matters.
In 2016 and in 2017, Ms. Greaves was awarded the 10 Best Attorney (Florida) for Client Satisfaction Award by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, wherein she was recognized for providing exceptional and outstanding client service. In 2018 and in 2019, Ms. Greaves was awarded the Rising Star Award by the American Institute of Legal Advocates, wherein she was recognized as a rising star in the field of family law. In 2019, Ms. Greaves was recognized and awarded the 2018 Top 100 Family Law Trial Attorneys for the Association of American Trial Lawyers. In 2019 Ms. Greaves was peer-reviewed through Martindale-Hubbell and distinguished by Martindale-Hubbell with High Ethical Standing. Ms. Greaves has received the Client’s Choice Award from Avvo from 2015 through 2018 for providing exceptional client services. Ms. Greaves is also distinguished on Avvo as a Top Attorney.
Ms. Greaves handles all aspects of family law no matter how complex including, but not limited to, divorce, paternity, child custody and visitation, emergency custody and visitation, modifications of prior orders, child relocation, property division, alimony, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, attorney’s fees, issues concerning military retirement division, as well as enforcement of prior court orders. Ms. Greaves vigorously represents her clients, both inside and outside the courtroom, in hearings, trials, mediations, and settlement conferences. She provides personalized services to each client, recognizes and thoroughly understands the emotional and legal complexities of marital and family law cases faced by her clients each day. Ms. Greaves is more than able to face these challenges head-on and advocate for her clients’ best interests as well as their families’ best interests.
It is extremely important that you select an attorney who understands the complexities and uniqueness of your case. Ms. Greaves is that attorney, and will give you honest, realistic, and experienced advice regarding your rights, and will counsel you in a manner that focuses on attaining the relief her clients and their families need.
Ms. Greaves and her staff pride themselves on providing caring, compassionate, knowledgeable and personalized legal guidance throughout the process. You, your family, and your case are a priority and Ms. Greaves and her staff are always available to meet the needs of their clients. Ms. Greaves looks forward to handling all of your marital and family law needs and providing you with the peace, trust, and security you deserve.
Sheena is from Crestview, Florida. She graduated from Northwest Florida State College in 2006 with an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice and graduated from the University of West Florida in 2008 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. Sheena has been a legal assistant/paralegal since 2009 in the areas of estate planning, Medicaid planning, elder law, criminal law, and family law. Sheena has been the paralegal to Stephanie N. Greaves, Esq. since 2017. In her free time, Sheena enjoys traveling, going to the beach with friends, and hanging out with her loveable dogs.
Staci Keyser is from Kansas City, Missouri. She attended Missouri State University for Interior Design. In 2015, Staci and her husband received orders to Hurlburt Field Air Force Base, Florida. As a military spouse, Staci dedicates her time to giving back to the military community any way she can. Before she became a legal assistant to Stephanie N. Greaves, Esq., Staci worked at the Hurlburt Field Youth Programs where she was able to further develop skills to assist military personnel and their families. In her free time, Staci enjoys quality time with friends and family, hanging out with her pups, and traveling.